Obituaries

Ray Weaver
B: 1945-05-01
D: 2017-09-05
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Weaver, Ray
Grace Houwer
B: 2017-08-25
D: 2017-08-25
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Houwer, Grace
Violet Lupton
B: 1932-07-27
D: 2017-08-24
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Lupton, Violet
Ted (Taeke) Visser
B: 1933-12-19
D: 2017-08-22
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Visser, Ted (Taeke)
Thomas McBride
B: 1936-01-27
D: 2017-08-15
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McBride, Thomas
Duane Hindman
B: 1960-05-14
D: 2017-08-10
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Hindman, Duane
Ronald Winger
B: 1949-12-11
D: 2017-08-09
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Winger, Ronald
Albert Houwer
B: 1926-08-15
D: 2017-07-28
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Houwer, Albert
Jean Montgomery
B: 1933-11-27
D: 2017-07-25
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Montgomery, Jean
Zyanna Stay
B: 2015-07-12
D: 2017-07-24
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Stay, Zyanna
George Regnerus
B: 1968-11-14
D: 2017-07-14
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Regnerus, George
Eleanor Dosser
B: 1934-04-01
D: 2017-07-10
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Dosser, Eleanor
David Mehlenbacher
B: 1945-09-12
D: 2017-07-05
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Mehlenbacher, David
Edwyn Davey
B: 1945-02-19
D: 2017-07-04
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Davey, Edwyn
Gerri-Lynne Veldhuis
B: 1998-07-02
D: 2017-07-01
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Veldhuis, Gerri-Lynne
Stephen Zulak
B: 1946-10-13
D: 2017-06-22
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Zulak, Stephen
Jan Snijder
B: 1941-06-22
D: 2017-06-21
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Snijder, Jan
William Moores
B: 1928-04-22
D: 2017-06-13
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Moores, William
Ethel Allen
B: 1936-10-03
D: 2017-06-12
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Allen, Ethel
Florence Prinzen
B: 1934-03-26
D: 2017-05-18
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Prinzen, Florence
Michael Hunt
B: 1957-06-14
D: 2017-05-09
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Hunt, Michael

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Unlike a traditional funeral, a memorial service is a gathering where a casket is not present (although the urn with the cremated remains may be on display). A memorial service can be held weeks or even months after the death.

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